Distribution Center Supervisor

  • Company: PepsiCo
  • Location: Mountain Top, Pennsylvania
  • Posted: January 21, 2017
  • Reference ID: 111131BR
Lead a team of 15-35 hourly associates with varying levels of experience and education. Responsible for people and team development, safety, quality, cost and service. Develops team to solve routine operational issues, Motivates team to achieve established performance targets. Organizes and facilitates team meetings. Initiates and coaches the implementation of continuous improvement projects. Administers policies and procedures. May be assigned to conduct presentations and formal training.

  • Maintain accountability of employee schedules, shift coverage and correct work hours within Kronos
  • Must have a complete understanding and working knowledge of the Warehouse Management System and logistics related SAP functionality
  • Sanitation responsibilities for the warehouse, including:
  • Sanitation schedule, MSDS, ISO F22K and AIB readiness
  • Reconciliation of finished product (both produced and non-produced) on shift
  • Ensure all certificates of destruction are completed.
  • KPI tracking for safety, quality, and cost for shift and department
  • Completion of assigned TPM roles and activities
  • Facilitate troubleshooting activities, including grievance resolution, for issues on respective shift
  • Have the ability to understand the operation of all warehouse equipment, including lift trucks, Laser guided vehicles, batteries, battery changer, floor scrubbers, dock levelers and dock locks
  • Support other shifts/departments as needed to support a 7 day work schedule
  • Troubleshoot work activities through technical knowledge of WMS system (e.g. location status, cycle count and lost product reconciliation, item maintenance)
  • Support inventory control, lot management, Freshness, equipment utilization, and scheduling activities
  • Support new innovation and product testing on the shift
  • Ensure SOPs are current and are being followed for activities on respective shift - WMS , sanitation, load/unload procedures and QA guidelines
  • Work with the maintenance team to track and prioritize maintenance work items
  • Maintain cross-functionality of crew through proper rotation and training (e.g. line receiving, load/unload, damage processing, loose case picking)
  • Manage workload by coordinating all loads and unloads in order to meet shipping schedule
  • Support yearly physical inventories
  • Maintain Warehouse assets through Preventative Maintenance practices
  • Manage SAP Contract requisitions and confirmations
  • Manage 3rd Party Jockey shuttle service



  • Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience and 2-3 years experience leading and developing others
  • Ability to create a safe working environment, ensuring that all members are knowledgeable of good safety practices and procedures
  • Demonstrated people and leadership skills with a record of achieving positive business results
  • Ability to give/receive constructive feedback
  • Working knowledge of TPM or other process improvement initiatives
  • Project management skills
  • Effective communications, coaching, facilitation, presentation and team building skills
  • Excellent computer skills using Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high intensity environment.
  • Ability to work off-shifts, weekends and overtime

Relocation Eligible

Eligible for Standard Relocation

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